The Department of History at the United States Air Force Academy seeks applicants for full-time renewable term appointments at the ranks of assistant Professor (3 positions) and associate professor (1 position).
Applicants for these positions should possess and demonstrate the capability to teach in one of the core (general-education) history courses offered to all USAF Academy students. The Department of History teaches core courses in both military history and world history. The selectee for these positions will also teach upper-division courses in their regional or area historical specialty. In particular, the department desires applicants with one of the following regional specialties: Russia/Eastern Europe; Africa; Latin America; or South, East, or Southeast Asia. Applicants with expertise in transregional, global, military, or world methodological approaches will also be considered. The selectees will also have responsibility for lesson planning and preparation, course instruction, grading, class exercises, exams, assessment, academic advising; and service on departmental and USAF Academy committees.
Note: Applicants for the position of associate professor should be qualified and prepared to assume leadership positions in the department. Experience and expertise in curriculum design, program review, and program oversight or management is highly desired. Applicants for the associate professor position may also apply for assistant professor of history vacancies, but they must do so through the separate assistant professor position listing.
Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrated excellence and innovation in teaching. Applicants will be assessed based on education, evidence of teaching effectiveness, quality of scholarship, and demonstrated service in an academic setting.
The minimum annual salary (12-month working year) for the position of associate professor is $98,470.00
The minimum annual salary (12-month working year) for the position of assistant professor is $79,513.00
The deadline for applications is 10 December 2018.
For complete details on the requirements for the position as associate professor of history, and to make an application, please go to the official announcement by following the link provided below:
Applicants can also access the official job announcement by visiting the USAJobs website at http://www.usajobs.gov and searching for USAJOBS Control Number 509997900.
USAFA is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment.
Additional Salary Information: $79,513.00 is the minimum starting salary for the assistant professor positions based on a 12-month work year. The minimum starting salary for the associate professor position is $98,470.00 based on a 12-month work year. Experience is required for the position of associate professor.
About United States Air Force Academy
The mission of the United States Air Force Academy is to educate, train, and inspire men and women to become leaders of character, motivated to lead the United States Air Force in service to our nation.